lawsuit

  • Usher gets herpes lawsuit dismissed!

    The lawsuit filed against Usher — claiming he gave a Georgia woman herpes — has been dismissed, but there’s an asterisk. Laura Helm filed a $20 million lawsuit against the singer, claiming he had unprotected sex with her and transmitted the disease. She had a problem — she told...
  • Woman Comedian Forced to Pay over $40M for Rapist Joke!

    FSharePPin itTTweetBMail   A New York comedian was served with a $AU49 million defamation lawsuit after referring to a fellow comedian as “a rapist” on Facebook. In a new video, shared by US website Jezebel, Jasmine Pierce says she received a summons from Aaron Glaser’s lawyers two days before Christmas in...
  • Exxon settles pollution case with US, will upgrade 8 plants

    DALLAS (AP) – Exxon Mobil settled violations of the clean-air law with the Trump administration by agreeing to pay a $2.5 million civil penalty and spend $300 million on pollution-control technology at plants along the Gulf Coast. Federal officials said Tuesday that the settlement will prevent thousands of tons of...
  • Jay Z wants NOTHING to do with RocNation Logo Lawsuit!

    JAY-Z wants his name left out of the current Roc Nation logo lawsuit. As previously reported, Hov is being sued by Iconix Brand Group for using the company’s logo on MLB merchandise. Iconix Brand Group says they bought the Roc Nation logo from Jay for $204 million a while back. Now, they...
  • Suge Knight reportedly drops lawsuit against R&B Singer

    Although former Death Row Records CEO Suge Knight is currently awaiting trial on murder charges, up until this week, the one-time music exec was still waging a separate legal war with Chris Brown. Knight filed a lawsuit against Brown in 2016, years after a club shooting in 2014 that led to him getting shot seven times. TMZ reports that...
  • Georgia County filing lawsuit against companies that make, distribute opioids

    FULTON COUNTY, Ga. – Georgia’s largest county is filing a lawsuit against companies that make and distribute opioids.  Fulton County’s death rate from opioid abuse is twice the national average. More than 150 opioid-related deaths took place in Fulton County last year alone.  Fulton is the first county in...
  • Lawsuit Against Tesla Claims Anti-Gay Harassment on Its Assembly Line

    A former contractor worker at Tesla’s factory is suing the automaker and the staffing agency that hired him in a wrongful termination that alleges he was fired after complaining to management about anti-gay harassment. The case was filed in Alameda County Superior Court. Tesla and West Valley Staffing Group...
  • Lionsgate Beats $55M Lawsuit for Overdubbing Actress’ Voice in Movie

    An appeals court says Paz de la Huerta hasn’t offered proof of damages from a second actress recording voiceover narration in “Nurse 3D.” Paz de la Huerta, an actress who had prominent roles in Boardwalk Empire, A Walk to Remember and Cider House Rules, has been unsuccessful in convincing...
  • Frank Ocean beats $14.5M lawsuit from his estranged father !

    Frank Ocean has reportedly beat a $14.5 million libel suit stemming from accusations made by his estranged father, Calvin Cooksey. On Tuesday (October 17), a California federal judge ruled during the trial Cooksey hadn’t proved his Grammy Award-winning son defamed him with a 2016 Tumblr post. In the original post, Ocean claimed his father called...